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sixteenth

ordinal number uk   us   /ˌsɪkˈstiːnθ/
16th written as a word: Their anniversary is on the sixteenth (of June).

sixteenth

noun [C] uk   us   /ˌsɪkˈstiːnθ/
one of 16 equal parts of something: It weighs only a sixteenth of an ounce.
Translations of “sixteenth”
in Korean 열여섯 번쨰, 16번째…
in Arabic السادِس عَشْر…
in Portuguese décimo sexto…
in Catalan setzè…
in Japanese (16thの文字表記)16番目の, 第16の…
in Italian sedicesimo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 第十六(的)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 第十六(的)…
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